Dr. Rick Mars (www.dentalcaregroup.net) is a general dentist and the author of "The Big Smile: The Principles of Modern Dentistry – for Dentists and Patients." Dr. Mars has practiced patient-centered dentistry in the Miami area for over 25 years. Dr. Mars is an Invisalign® Elite Provider and has lectured internationally on Invisalign for over a decade. While he practices family dentistry, he also places an emphasis on cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Mars was voted one of America’s Top Dentists for Invisalign, Cosmetic, and Implant Dentistry by Consumers’ Research Council of America, has been named Invisalign’s GP Faculty Member of the Year and was also awarded the distinction of Master Faculty at the Annual Invisalign Faculty Meeting in New Orleans. He attended Emory University for his undergraduate education and Georgetown University School of Dentistry for his Doctorate of Dental Surgery.